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Matt McGloin

Shane Abbess to direct sci-fi "7th Day"




Varitey reports that Australian director, Shane Abbess (Gabriel), will be helming the sci-fi flick, "7th Day."

"7th Day" is being written by Ben Ripley who wrote Source Code - the sci-fi thriller starring Jake Gyllenhaal who slips into alternate time realities (ie dead memories) trying to stop a terrorist.

Regarding "7th Day," it's described as a "The Shining on a spaceship" by the producer Martha De Laurentiis.

"7th Day" is "going to be a contemporary take with the soul of classic genre," said Abbess.

Stay tuned to Cosmic Book News as more news on "7th Day" develops.

Source Code hits theaters April 1st.